Gold snake chain necklaces are popular year after year; the beautiful round shape and the sexy look appeal to women worldwide. The snake chain consists of ring-shaped links that form a flexible round chain with a lovely shine. The sleek design and the chain's movement resemble a snake, giving the chain its iconic name. A gold snake chain is an excellent fit with a pendant or a charm of your choice. The snake chain is a classic style that always looks good and will never go out of style.
The snake chain is often quite thin and has a perfectly round shape. Visually, it is similar to another chain, the herringbone, and thus the names get mixed up sometimes. Their shape sets the two chains apart: whereas the snake chain is round, the herringbone chain is flat. If you are looking for a flat gold herringbone chain necklace rather than a round gold snake chain, see these 7 gold herringbone chain necklaces you will love instead.
However, if a round gold snake chain is on your mind, our list delivers you the top 5 gold snake chain necklaces you need in your jewelry box. All of the designs featured here are hypoallergenic and waterproof, ensuring you a comfortable wearing experience for years to come. From thin to thick and short to long, keep on reading to find your next favorite piece of jewelry.
Without further ado, let's get to it!
1. Gold vermeil snake chain necklace
DETAILS: LUXURIOUS • 0.75MM / 0.03" • GOLD VERMEIL
There is no better snake chain necklace to start our list than this extremely dainty piece made of high-quality gold vermeil. Gold vermeil, which is sterling silver coated with a thick layer of gold, offers a solid gold look at a fraction of the price. This chain is only 0.75mm / 0.03" thick, making it one of the thinnest snake chains available. This piece is your top choice if you're looking for a delicate and luxurious gold snake chain to add subtle detail to your outfits. The chain comes with an extension chain attached, allowing you to adjust the length to your liking. Gold vermeil snake chain necklace, €78.95 EUR.
2. 1mm gold snake chain necklace
DETAILS: WATERPROOF • 1MM / 0.04" • STAINLESS STEEL
With a thickness of 1mm / 0.04", this gold snake chain necklace is almost as thin as the first one. The gorgeous dainty design shines elegantly, flattering your decolletage like nothing else. This chain is 100% waterproof and hypoallergenic as it is made of durable stainless steel in gold color. You can keep it on your neck at all times without taking it off before showering or working out. It is hard to find a chain that offers this much for such a low price. 1mm gold snake chain necklace, €18.95 EUR.
3. 1.5mm gold snake chain necklace
DETAILS: WATERPROOF • 1.5MM / 0.06" • STAINLESS STEEL
Next up is a dainty snake chain necklace made of gold-toned stainless steel. The thickness of 1.5mm / 0.06" is ideal for small pendants and charms. The chain comes in many length options, from short to long, giving you the freedom to customize the look precisely to your liking. Not only does this chain look stunning on its own, but it also makes for a superb component of a layered necklace stack. Just pair it with a couple of gold chains in different lengths, and your trendy layered look is complete. 1.5mm gold snake chain necklace, €20.95 EUR.
4. 2.5mm gold snake chain necklace
DETAILS: WATERPROOF • 2.5MM / 0.1" • STAINLESS STEEL
This golden snake chain necklace has a nice thickness yet is still quite subtle. The chain, 2.5mm / 0.1" in width, is a beautiful piece to wear by itself. Although you can add a medium or large pendant to the chain, it is designed to be worn alone and looks best that way. The thicker width allows you to see the intricate details like the structure of the chain and its links better. If you are looking for a go-to chain necklace that you can wear every day no matter what, this waterproof and hypoallergenic piece is your top choice. 2.5mm gold snake chain necklace, €24.95 EUR.
5. 3mm gold snake chain necklace
DETAILS: WATERPROOF • 3MM / 0.12" • STAINLESS STEEL
Last but not least is the thickest chain on our list; a 3mm / 0.12" snake chain necklace made of durable gold-toned stainless steel. The chain is waterproof, allowing you to wear it while showering, swimming, and working out to maximize the convenience. In addition, the chain is fully hypoallergenic, so you can wear it even if your skin is sensitive. A thick gold snake chain necklace like this is an excellent option if you want your jewelry to show. The model is wearing the longest option, 61cm / 24", but you can get the chain as short as 46cm / 18". 3mm gold snake chain necklace, €27.95 EUR.
You have now reached the end of our list of the top 5 gold snake chain necklaces that you need in your jewelry box. Every chain we featured offers you a beautiful and timeless look that you can wear for years, even decades to come. Whether you layer multiple or wear just one, you can be sure that a gold snake chain necklace is an accessory that elevates your look effortlessly and gives your attire a graceful touch.
DIDN'T FIND WHAT YOU WERE LOOKING FOR? If none of the gold snake chains on this list piqued your interest, we highly recommend you continue your search for the perfect chain in our extensive collection of gold chain necklaces. In there, you can find all classic chain styles and much more at an affordable price. In addition, if you appreciate meaningful jewelry and precise craftsmanship, one of our gold necklaces with a pendant or charm might really speak to you.